Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to rejoice
Strongs:
g5463
Word:
χαίρω
Tyndale
Word:
χαίρω
Transliteration:
chairō
Gloss:
to rejoice
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
χαίρω [in LXX for שָׂמַח (Gen.45:16, al.), גִּיל (Pro.2:14, al.), etc; inf, as greeting (see infr.), Isa.48:22 57:21 שָׁלוֹם), 1Ma.10:18, 2Ma.1:1 and freq. in these books;] 1) to rejoice, be glad: Mrk.14:11, Luk.15:5, 32 19:6, 37 22:5 23:8, Jhn.8:56 20:20, Act.5:41 8:39 11:23 13:48, 2Co.6:10 7:7 13:9, Php.2:17, 28, Col.2:5, 1Th.5:16, 1Pe.4:13, 3Jn.3; χ. καὶ ἀγαλλιᾶσθαι, Mat.5:12; κ. σκιρτᾶν, Luk.6:23; opp. to κλαίειν, Rom.12:15, 1Co.7:30; to κλαίειν κ. θρηνεῖν Jhn.16:20; to λύπην ἔχειν, Jhn.16:22; with cogn. accusative, χ. χαρὰν μεγάλην, Mat.2:10; χαρᾷ χ. (B1, § 38, 3; Dalman, Words, 34 f.), Jhn.3:29; ἡ χαρὰ ᾗ χαίρομεν, 1Th.3:9; with prep. (Bl, 38, 2), ἐπί, with dative (simple dative in cl.), Mat.18:13, Luk.1:14 13:17, Act.15:31, Rom.16:19, 1Co.13:6 16:17, 2Co.7:13, Rev.11:10; διά, Jhn.3:29 11:15, 1Th.3:9; ἐν, Php.1:18; ἀπό, 2Co.2:3; with accusative (Dem.), Php.2:18; before ὅτι, Jhn.14:28, 2Co.7:9 7:16, 2Jn.4; ἐν τούτῳ ὅτι, Luk.10:20; with dative, Rom.12:1; ἐν κυρίῳ, Php.4:10 2) In salutations, imperat, χαῖρε, χαίρετε, (a) at meeting, hail: Mat.26:49 27:29, Mrk.15:18, Luk.1:28, Jhn.19:3; pl, Mat.28:9; so χχαίρειν λέγω, to give greeting, II Jn 11; in letters, χαίρειν (sc. λέγει; 81, 1), greeting: Act.15:23 23:26 Jas.1:1; (b) at parting, farewell: 2Co.13:11; (with) on other occasions, be of good cheer: ἐν κυρίῳ, Php.3:1 4:4 (cf. συν-χαίρω). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
χαίρω
Transliteration:
chairō
Gloss:
to rejoice
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
χαίρω, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; 3rd.pers. plural imperative χαιρόντων [Refs 5th c.BC+]: imperfect, Epic dialect χαῖρον [Refs 8th c.BC+], Ionic dialect χαίρεσκον [Refs]: future χαιρήσω [Refs 5th c.BC+]; Epic dialect reduplicate infinitive κεχᾰρησέμεν [Refs 8th c.BC+]; later χᾰρῶ variant in [NT]: aorist ἐχαίρησα [Refs 1st c.AD+]: perfect κεχάρηκα [Refs 5th c.BC+], participle -ηκώς[Refs 8th c.BC+] —middle (in same sense), χαίρομαι, noted as a barbarism in [Refs 5th c.BC+]future χᾰρήσομαι Ps.-[Refs 2nd c.BC+]; Doric dialect χαρησοῦμαι [LXX+4th c.BC+]; Epic dialect κεχᾰρήσομαι [Refs 8th c.BC+]: aorist 1 participle χαιρησάμενος [Refs 2nd c.AD+]: Epic dialect aorist 1 χήρατο [Refs 8th c.BC+]; participle χηράμενος [Refs 1st c.AD+]: Epic dialect reduplicate aorist 2, 3rd.pers. plural κεχάροντο [Refs 8th c.BC+]; optative 3rd.pers. singular and plural κεχάροιτο, -οίατο, [Refs 8th c.BC+] —passive (in same sense), aorist 2 ἐχάρην [ᾰ] [Refs], etc, Epic dialect 3rd.pers. singular χάρη [Refs]; subjunctive χᾰρῇς [Refs 8th c.BC+]; infinitive χᾰρῆναι [Refs 4th c.BC+]; participle χᾰρείς [Refs 8th c.BC+]; perfect κεχάρημαι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; participle κεχαρμένος [Refs 5th c.BC+]pluperfect 3rd.pers. singular and plural κεχάρητο, -ηντο, [Refs 8th c.BC+]:—rejoice, be glad, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; χ. νόῳ to rejoice in wardly, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; opposed to λυπεῖσθαι, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; opposed to ἀλγεῖν, [Refs] —Constr, 1) with dative of things, rejoice at, take pleasure in a thing, νίκῃ [Refs 8th c.BC+]; with a participle added, χάρη δ᾽ ἄρα οἱ προσιόντι [Refs 8th c.BC+]; with a participle added, ἐπ᾽ ἐξεργασμένοις κακοῖσι χ. [Refs 5th c.BC+] express one's joy by laughter, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 1.b) of a plant, χαίρει ὑφάμμοις χωρίοις [Refs 4th c.BC+] 2) rarely with accusative, with a participle added, χαίρω δέ σ᾽ εὐτυχοῦντα [Refs 5th c.BC+]; χαίρω σ᾽ [ἐλθόντα] [Refs] (this usage is said to be Oropian, [Refs] 2.b) with a neuter adjective, ταὐτὰ λυπεῖσθαι καὶ ταὐτὰ χαίρειν τοῖς πολλοῖς [Refs 4th c.BC+] 3) with participle, χαίρω. τὸν μῦθον ἀκούσας I rejoice at having heard, am glad to hear, [Refs 8th c.BC+] 3.b) with participle present, delight in doing, to be wont to do, χρεώμενοι χαίρουσι [Refs 5th c.BC+] 4) χαίρειν ὅττι or ὅτι, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ἐχάρην καὶ ἐθρασυνάμην ὅτι ἔμαθον. [Refs 4th c.AD+]; χ. οὕνεκα. [Refs 8th c.BC+] II) with negative, especially with future, οὐ χαιρήσεις thou wilt or shalt not rejoice, i.e. thou shalt not go unpunished, shalt repent it, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ἀλλ᾽ οὐδ᾽ ὣς Κῦρός γε χαιρήσει [Refs 5th c.BC+]; with an interrogative, σὺ. χαιρήσειν νομίζει; [Refs 1st c.AD+]: rarely with other tenses, ὅπως ἂν μὴ χαίρωσιν. [Refs 4th c.BC+]participle, see below [Refs] III) frequently in imperative χαῖρε, dual χαίρετον, plural χαίρετε, as a form of greeting, III.1) at meeting, hail, welcome (especially in the morning, accusative to [Refs 8th c.BC+]; in greeting one's native land, the sun, etc, [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.1.b) sometimes implied in the use of χαίρω, κῆρυξ Ἀχαιῶν, χαῖρε. Answ. χαίρω I accept the greeting, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; νῦν πᾶσι χαίρω, νῦν με πᾶς ἀσπάζεται I hear the word χαῖρε from all, [Refs 5th c.BC+]infinitive, τὸ χαίρειν uncertain reading in [Refs 5th c.BC+]; χαίρειν δὲ τὸν κήρυκα προὐννέπω I bid him welcome, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; but χαίρειν τἄλλ᾽ ἐγώ σ᾽ ἐφίεμαι I bid thee have thy pleasure, [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.1.c) infinitive alone at the beginning of letters, Κῦρος Κυαζάρῃ χαίρειν (i.e. λέγει) [Refs 5th c.BC+]; used by Alexander the Great to Phocion as a mark of respect, [Refs 4th c.BC+] III.2) at leavetaking, fare-thee-well, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; frequently put into the mouth of the dying, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: hence in sepulchral inscriptions, [Refs] III.2.b) hence, imperative χαιρέτω, χαιρόντων, have done with, away with, εἴτ᾽ ἐγένετο ἄνθρωπος εἴτ᾽ ἐστὶ δαίμων, χαιρέτω [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.2.c) ἐᾶν χαίρειν τινά or τι dismiss from one's mind, put away, renounce, [Refs 7th c.BC+]ad Them.255a. III.3) on other occasions, as in comforting, be of good cheer, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; χαῖρε, γύναι, φιλότητι good luck be on our union,[Refs] IV) participle χαίρων glad, joyful, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; λυπούμενοι καὶ χαίροντες in sorrow and in joy, [Refs 4th c.BC+]: also perfect participle κεχαρηκώς [Refs 5th c.BC+] IV.2) joined with another Verb, safe and sound, with impunity, χαίροντα ἀπαλλάσσειν [Refs 4th c.BC+]; more frequently with a negative, οὐ χαίρων to one's cost, οὐ χαίροντες γέλωτα ἐμὲ θήσεσθε [Refs 5th c.BC+] IV.3) in the same sense as imperative (above [Refs]fare-thee-well, and may'st thou arrive, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; χαίροισ᾽ ἔρχεο go thy way rejoicing, [Refs 7th c.BC+]; ἀλλ᾽ ἑρπέτω χαίρουσα let her go with a benison, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; χαίρων ἴθι fare-thee-well, [Refs 5th c.BC+] IV.4) τὸ χαῖρον τῆς ψυχῆς [Refs 1st c.AD+] V) Astrology texts, of a planet, occupy the position appropriate to another of its own αἵρεσις, [Refs 2nd c.BC+]. (Cf. Sanskrit háryati 'take pleasure in', Umbr. heriest 'will wish', Latin horior.)
Strongs
Word:
χαίρω
Transliteration:
chaírō
Pronounciation:
khah'-ee-ro
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to be "cheer"ful, i.e. calmly happy or well-off; impersonally, especially as salutation (on meeting or parting), be well; farewell, be glad, God speed, greeting, hall, joy(- fully), rejoice; a primary verb;